Meet Our Team

Lucian Ionescu
Chief Operating Officer, Property Operations

Lucian Ionescu is the Chief Operating Officer, Property Operations for Centurion Property Associates Inc. and oversees both the multi-residential and student housing portfolio of properties. He has over 10 years of experience in both property and asset management within the apartment industry. Lucian completed his Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics and Information Technology at the Lucian Blaga University in Romania.

Sarah Stewart
Vice President, Leasing and Call Centre Operations

Sarah Stewart is the Vice President of Leasing and Call Centre Operations for Centurion Asset Management Inc. Sarah brings over eighteen years of strategic marketing and leasing experience in the residential property management industry.

Laura Salvatore
Vice President, Human Capital

Laura Salvatore joined Centurion in 2012 and has continuously demonstrated a genuine passion for human capital management and development, directly contributing to Centurion’s growth from less than 50 Employees to more than 300 Employees across Canada. Laura is responsible for overseeing all aspects of Centurion's human resources on a national scale and is a member of Centurion’s Executive Committee, where she builds purposeful relationships to influence decision making and deliver business results. Laura also acts as Secretary to the Board of Trustees for Centurion Apartment REIT and Centurion Financial Trust. In 2019, Laura was named as a Finalist for the Canadian HR Awards Rising Star of the Year. Most recently, Laura was selected as one of HRD’s annual Global 100, highlighting the best and the brightest leaders in the human resources sector from six markets — United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Asia-Pacific, and the UK. Laura was one of only 19 Canadian HR leaders selected for their outstanding commitment to their companies and their people over the past 12 months. Laura earned her Executive Masters in Human Resources Management from Cornell University and is a Certified Human Resources Leader.

Luigi Mazzariello
Director, Student Operations

Luigi Mazzariello is the Director for our student housing operations in Calgary (The HUB) and Montreal (La MARQ au 515). He joined La MARQ with over 15 years of hotel guest service experience in the Montreal market and has a passion for exceptional service. Luigi received a Diploma in Tourism Management from the John F. Kennedy Business School.

Sarah P. Sgovio
Senior Manager, Call Centre Operations

With over 10 years of customer service experience, Sarah is the Senior Manager, Call Centre Operations for Centurion Property Associates. She oversees the Customer Care Team, ensuring the needs of all our residents, prospects and clients are met with the utmost professionalism, satisfaction and respect. 

Shaun McCracken
Regional Director, Student Operations (Ontario)

Shaun McCracken is the Regional Director of Student Operations for The MARQ London & The MARQ Waterloo. Shaun joined The MARQ with over 15 years of experience in student housing within Ontario’s Post-Secondary sector. He has a passion for supporting Residents and ensuring they have a safe, secure, and welcoming environment to live, learn, and grow. Shaun holds an Honours Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from Laurentian University and a Business Administration Diploma from Georgian College.